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Word: procrastinate

Definition: postpone; delay or put off


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::: vitriolic - causing sharp pain to the mind; caustic; corrosive; sarcastic; of vitriol; N. vitriol: sulphuric acid (which burns flesh deeply); bitterly abusive expression; caustic expression; CF. glass
::: temporize - gain time as by postponing an action; avoid committing oneself
::: incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
::: azure - sky blue
::: warrant - justification; written order that serves as authorization (esp. a judicial writ); Ex. search/death warrant; V: justify; guarantee
::: nauseous - causing nausea; feeling nausea
::: abstemious - sparing in eating and drinking; temperate
::: propagate - increase in number by producing young; multiply; spread; Ex. Most plants propagate by seed; Ex. newspaper propagating their ideas
::: belie - contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.
::: finale - conclusion; concluding part